Health and Wellness

Alzheimer’s Foundation of America (www.alzfdn.org) gives an introduction to Alzheimer’s, caregiving with in-home care strategies, and connection with licensed social workers via Skype, chat room, or email.

AFA Teens (www.afateens.org)  founded by a teen in collaboration with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, AFA Teen seeks to mobilize teens nationwide to raise awareness of Alzheimer’s disease and to engage, educate and support teens.

Care Crossroads (www.carecrossroads.org) Care Crossroads is an innovative, interactive “community of care” web site that helps family caregivers meet other caregivers, learn about the brain disorder and connect with “live” experts.

Web MD (www.webmd.com) a site for timely health, medical news, and information.

Go4Life (http://go4life.nia.nih.gov/) Go4Life is an exercise and activity campaign from the National Institute for Health.  Its primary purpose is to motivate older adults to include physical activity in their daily life.  FREE sample workouts and videos are available.